BREAKING NEWS–Johnny Depp’s mother, Betty Sue, hospitalized in Los Angeles

Johnny Depp was photographed by paparazzi as he entered Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles at about 11:30 p.m. on Sunday. Johnny was accompanied by security chief Jerry Judge. E!News reports that Johnny was visiting his mother, Betty Sue, who has been admitted to Cedars-Sinai “and is in the facility’s respiratory ICU. [. . .] Depp and his mom, who has frequently been by her son’s side during award shows and red-carpet premieres, were spotted earlier in the weekend arriving at the hospital via his limo.” There has been no official confirmation from Johnny’s press representatives.

Members of the Zone will keep Betty Sue and the Depp family in our thoughts and prayers; we hope for a swift recovery for Betty Sue. We thank Shadowydog and Evochka for breaking the news; you can read more on the Zone’s News & Views forum.